Presents facts about the giant sequoia trees, including how they grow, the circumstances of their "discovery," how their age is determined, and how forest fires actually help them Topics: Giant sequoia, Giant sequoia, Trees
byHuntington, Ellsworth, 1876-1947; United States. Dept. of the Interior
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Topics: Trees, Giant sequoia Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Y6AEr7aOx8IC&oe=UTF-8
Description : 22mm for Edison Home Kinetoscope projector. Titles on film: "Giant trees of California, Thomas A. Edison / The Mariposa Grove of Big Trees -- feet high / A fallen monarch, this fell before the building of the Pyramids of Egypt / El Capitan reflected in the water / El Capitan, the largest rock in the world, 3300 feet high." Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 22mm Call Number : F-Mis-1 Rights : Public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual... Topics: californialightandsound, Redwoods--California, Mariposa (Calif.), Yosemite Valley (Calif.), Giant...
byFrench, Enoch Percival, 1882- ive; Regional Cultural History Project (University of California, Berkeley); Fry, Amelia R; Drury, Newton Bishop, b. 1889
Comments on French's work timber cruising in the redwoods, experiences as first ranger-supervisor for the Northern California Redwood State Parks (1931-1953) and interest in the Save-the-Redwoods League. Photographs inserted Topics: California. Dept. of Natural Resources. Division of Parks, Save-the-Redwoods League, Giant sequoia,...
In 1894, fifteen-year-old Francie determines to fight the lumbermen and protect the largest Sequoia tree ever seen, which had been given to her sister just before her death six years earlier Topics: Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories, Juvenile Fiction, Conservation of natural resources,...